First LGBT Pride Parade Held in Indian State of Gujarat: VIDEO


LGBT people in the Indian state of Gujarat had their first opportunity to march in a Pride parade over the weekend after officials finally allowed it to take place, APTN reports:

"Many wore scarves and masks to hide their identites during the parade. Organisers said they had been waiting a long time for permission to hold the event. They felt that the general public was mostly enthusiastic and supportive of it.

Watch a clip of the march, AFTER THE JUMP...

Posted October 7, 2013 at 12:30pm ETC by Andy Towle
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